Grass Family : ( Poaceae : Chlorideae )
Latin Name : Bouteloua rigidiseta
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Wildlife – poor
Livestock – poor
This is a small grass with short leaves that taper to a sharp point. The seeds are open bell-shaped clusters along the seedhead. Texas grama is a low quality forage plant, little value to livestock and wildlife. Adapted to open prairies and savannahs, prefers disturbed sites.